Get inspired this dry by what’s growing in some of Darwin’s most beautiful private gardens.
All open from 10am to 4.30pm
The Kernich Garden
Situated on a busy suburban corner, this garden highlights how clever planting, boundary fencing and soothing water features combine to create
a tranquil space. The front garden features ponds, an entertaining area and an old aviary converted into a Bali- style pavilion.
When: Sat 14 – Sun 15 Jul
Where: 2 Lakeside Dr, Alawa
Award-winning 2011 HIA Home of the Year, that boasts a fabulous young garden with Balinese influences. Frangipanis, gingers, cordylines and a wide range of tropical plants share the garden with pawpaw’s, bananas and rosellas.
When: Sat 21 – Sun 22 Jul
Where: 47 Don Circuit, Durack
Beautifully maintained suburban garden packed with colourful flowering tropical plants. Desert roses are a special feature, along with orchids, succulents, bromeliads and begonias. From footpath to back fence, this fascinating garden demonstrates the owner’s wide expertise and knowledge.
When: Sat 28 – Sun 29 Jul
Where: 18 Gsell St, Wanguri